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Perception

By (author) KC Adams
Foreword by Katherena Vermette
Other primary creator Cathy Mattes
Categories: The arts: general issues

Social action art in book form, Perception: A Photo Series encourages readers to look and then look again.
Artist KC Adams’ Perception Photo Series first appeared on billboards, in storefronts, in ...

Sculpture in Canada

By (author) Maria Tippett
Categories: Sculpture

Found in public spaces and parks, art galleries and university buildings, along riverbanks as well as in city squares, private gardens and even underwater, Canadian sculpture encompasses a range of materials ...

Remembering Air India

On June 23, 1985, the bombing of Air India Flight 182 killed 329 people, most of them Canadians. Today this pivotal event in Canada’s history is hazily remembered, yet certain interests have shaped ...

Arts of Engagement

Arts of Engagement focuses on the role that music, film, visual art, and Indigenous cultural practices play in and beyond Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools. Contributors ...

The Practice of Her Profession

Susan Butlin holds a doctorate from Carleton University where she has taught art history.

Veneration and Revolt

By (author) Barry Stephenson
Categories: Christianity
Series: Editions SR

One of the most widely read German authors in the world, Hermann Hesse (1877-1962) won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1946. After his death, his novels enjoyed a revival of popularity, becoming a staple ...

The Women of Beaver Hall

By (author) Evelyn Walters
Categories: History of art

Ten women artists, counterparts of the Group of Seven, are finally being given their due. Long overlooked by critics and historians, they are today amongst the most sought-after Canadian painters. The ...

Un monde en soi

By (author) Christy Vodden & Ian G. Dyck
Categories: Theory of art

?partir des annes 1850, et travers des dizaines d?nnes marques par des guerres et une crise conomique mondiale, le manque d?rgent et de personnel et la difficult d?btenir un toit permanent, le muse national ...